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APU Nusta: Natural

APU Nusta:  Natural
Spinners in Andes Mountains

Nusta (Natural Ecru) is one of the new yarns in the APU line, and is handspun in Peru.  A super bulky yarn presented as a single, there are 43 yards per 100 gram skein.  It is sold in packages of ten skeins per kilo.

A blend of 50% Highland Wool (non-superwash) with 50% Superfine Alpaca, this singles yarn has a sturdy twist.  

Spun by wives and mothers of alpaca shepherds in the Andes mountains of Peru, the sale of these yarns contributes to the economic well-being of the families of these talented women.  The project's objective is to empower these Andean women with the ability to provide for their families wile, at the same time, helping to preserve ancient Peruvian textile tradition.

Care:  Wash by hand and lay flat to dry.

APU Nusta: Handspun Super Bulky - Natural Ecru

100% Superfine Alpaca

Single ply

43 yds/100g skein, sold in kilo packs of 10 skeins

SKU SKU236821  
 
Our price: $141.60
Quantity (173 available)